Richard S Bercik, MD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and of Urology

Departments & Organizations

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences: Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery: Pelvic Medicine and Continence Center

Office of Student Research

Yale Medical Group

Biography

Dr Bercik is a full-time Assistant Professor at the Yale School of Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences. He is a member of the Section Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery in the Ob/Gyn department.

Dr. Bercik obtained his medical degree from the UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, and then completed his Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at New York University-Bellevue medical Center in New York City. Dr. Bercik remained at NYU-Bellevue as a faculty member instructing residents and fellows in advanced gynecologic surgery, incontinence evaluation and management, and pelvic reconstructive procedures. He was the Director of Gynecology and Chief of Service of OB/GYN at Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City, and Co-Director of the Urogynecology/Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery service at Bellevue prior to joining the Yale faculty. Dr. Bercik has extensive experience with vaginal, laparoscopic, and abdominal reconstructive procedures for conditions including urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and vaginal fistulae.

Dr. Bercik has participated in NIH-sponsored research protocols and published several articles relating to the management of these conditions. He continues to direct clinical research in new modalities for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence. Dr. Bercik is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Board-Certified buy the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Education & Training

MD University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1983)
Residency New York Medical Center
Board Certification AB of Obstetrics & Gynecology (1989)
Board Certification AB of Obstetrics & Gynecology (2013)

Honors & Recognition

  • Phi Beta KappaGeorgetown University (1979)

  • CREOG National Faculty AwardYale School of Medicine (2006)

  • Nathan Kase Faculty AwardYale Obstetrics and Gynecolgy (2007)

International Activity

  • Surgery Adelaide, Australia; Brisbane, Australia; Melbourne, Australia; Perth, Australia; Sydney, Australia (2010 - 2010)

    In June, 2010 Dr. Bercik travelled to Australia to demonstrate new techniques for vaginal repair surgery. During this visit, Dr. Bercik not only performed surgery in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne, and Perth, but also presented several lectures on these topics.

Edit this profile

Contact Info

Richard S Bercik, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic SurgeryYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 3rd Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
141 Mill Hill Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06519
Yale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
Temple Medical Center
40 Temple Street

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Farnam Memorial Building
310 Cedar Street, Ste Suite 329

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Yale UroGynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic SurgeryPO Box 208063
New Haven, CT 06520-8063